A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 67 km E of Akutan, Alaska (42 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 00:15:46 / 12:15 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 71.31 km (44 miles). Exact location of event, depth 71.31 km, -164.7525° West, 54.2032° North. Id of earthquake: us70005pa5. Event ids that are associated: us70005pa5. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/10/19 / 2019-10-01 09:15:46 / October 1, 2019 @ 9:15 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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